June 7th, 2021

New view of the old

The recent emergence of this fantastically sharp image of exquisite carvings on the overhead beam inside the noble building at 19 Xuexi Jie 学西街19号 (aka No. 1 Lane 30 Laodaoqian Street 老道前街30弄1号) prompted us to create a page for this building and its environment: https://sites.google.com/view/shanghai-old-town/sw/xuexi-street